The Classic Back Loop Single Crochet Ripple Stitch is a technique that creates a simple yet elegant ripple stitch. It is very warm, slightly puffy and great for afghans.
Foundation Chain: Multiples of 17 + 15
Note:Work all stitches in the back loop
- Prep: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1sc in each of next 5 ch, 3sc in next ch, 1sc in each of next 7ch, *skip next 2 ch, 1sc in each of next 7ch, 3sc in next ch, 1sc in each of next 7 ch; rep from * across, turn.
- Row 1: working in back loops only, ch 1, skip first st, sc2tog next 2 sts, 1sc in each of the next 5sc, 3sc in next sc, *1sc in each of the next 7sc, skip next 2sc, 1sc in each of the next 7sc, 3sc in next sc,rep from * across to last 7sts, 1sc in each of next 5sc, sc2tog in last 2sc, turn
Repeat row 1 until you have reached your desired length.